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Who Are We

Joppa House: Who Are We?

Often times when people ask about Joppa, they say “What is it?” I want to reply, “manna”. In Exodus Chapter 16, the story of God providing a bread-like substance, we become acquainted with the word manna. The word manna is derived from the Hebrew word meaning, “what is it”? The Hebrews first words when they […]

The Beauty of the Bride

As we continue to pray for Israel, ask Holy Spirit how He would like you to pray. Scripture 1 The most amazing song of all, by King Solomon: Smother me with kisses His Spirit-kiss divine. So kind Your caresses, I drink them in like the sweetest wine! Your presence releases a fragrance so pleasing, over […]

Teams, Unity

3 Personal Characteristics that Lend to Unifying Teams

At Joppa House we are blessed to have worship leaders from all over NWA come to lead worship.  Some worship teams come with a group from their church.  Others are a part of House Band Teams. House Band teams are groups of musicians from different churches/denominations. The people on these teams have committed to serve together […]

Why Healing Prayers at Joppa House?

More than any other of the major world religions, Christianity has the greatest emphasis upon healing. About one-fourth of the gospel verses deal with Jesus healing someone, explaining healing, going to heal someone or commissioning his disciples to heal the sick. Time doesn’t allow us to consider the rich history of healing within Christianity. The […]

Offense, A Deadly Poison

Have you ever felt like you were in a test and no matter what you did the end result is someone is not happy? Scripture is very clear that we are to give a soft answer, speak kind words & don’t stir up trouble but it would seem that it is inevitable that we will […]

Mountain of the Arts: Dance

We will continue to ask God to move in the area of the Arts, especially in dance for this week. Scripture 1                   Come Let Us Worship YHWH Elohim     The Creator of Heaven and Earth Let them praise His name with dancing; Let them sing praises to Him with […]

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself

The Biblical definition of “neighbor ” includes those who you know who need help or kindness which may include those who live near you. Let’s pray for a spirit if generosity & compassion to move across ourselves and the Church for those in need. Scripture 1 The second is this: “Love your neighbor s you […]

How God Loves Us

I think we have fallen way short in our awareness of exactly how much God loves us. God is not mad, He is deeply in love with us and seeking daily, intimate relationship with us. HE CARES! Scripture 1 For God so loved the world, that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in […]

Advent: Love

Advent, “The arrival of a notable person, thing or event”. Join us as we celebrate the Christmas season with what this notable person “Jesus” has brought into our lives. Let’s give prayers of thanksgiving for our Love but also that all mankind would come to know His Love. Prayer 1 Sing, O heavens! Be joyful, […]